Q&A on Loblaw’s acquisition of Shoppers Drug Mart
UBC Sauder School of Business Prof. Thomas Ross breaks down the $12.4-B merger between Canada’s largest grocer and pharmacy chain.
Jul 15, 2013
Entrepreneurship for all
Sauder launches UBC-wide course focused on entrepreneurship and new venture creation.
Jul 9, 2013
Atlanta has world’s most efficient airport, Korea now leads in Asia: UBC research
Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL), one of the world’s busiest international airports, is also the most efficient for the sixth year running says an aviation think-tank based at the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business.
Jun 28, 2012
Former Sauder professor returns from UC Berkeley to take helm as Dean
After a year-long search, the University of British Columbia has announced that Professor Robert Helsley will return to the Sauder School of Business as its new dean on July 1. Helsley, currently at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, will replace Sauder’s outgoing dean, Daniel Muzyka, who steps down on June 30, after 13 years of service.
Jun 18, 2012
UBC experts available to comment on Enbridge and Keystone debates
UBC experts are available to provide media commentary on two controversial pipeline projects to carry Alberta bitumen to U.S. and foreign markets.
Jan 6, 2012
Workplace sabotage fueled by envy, unleashed by disengagement: UBC research
University of British Columbia research shows that managers should keep team members connected and engaged to avoid workplace sabotage. Co-authored by UBC Sauder School of Business Prof. Karl Aquino, the […]
Oct 6, 2011
Atlanta runs world’s most fiscally efficient airport, Guangzhou boosts efficiency: UBC research
Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport (ATL), one of the world’s busiest international airports is also the most fiscally efficient, says an aviation think-tank based at the University of British Columbia’s Sauder […]
Aug 10, 2011
UBC gains $2.8 million for research infrastructure
University of British Columbia research in nanotechnology, neuroscience, social work, the environment and consumer psychology received a $2.8-million boost today from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI).
Jan 21, 2011
Only top spenders consider school quality when buying new homes: UBC study
School quality is not a significant factor for home buyers, except for those purchasing residences priced in the top 25 per cent of the market, according to Sauder School of Business researchers at the University of British Columbia.
Dec 22, 2010
UBC hosts industry experts, policy makers on key forces shaping Asia-Pacific Gateway
Industry experts and key decision and policy makers will explore catalysts that will improve Canada’s Asia-Pacific gateway and other transport corridors at an international conference hosted by UBC’s Sauder School of Business.
Nov 15, 2010
UBC entrepreneurs to storm Silicon Valley
Forget Dragon’s Den, University of British Columbia entrepreneurs have an opportunity to pitch their business concepts and products directly to Silicon Valley venture capitalists at an August 31 alumni event at the Plug and Play Tech Centre in Sunnyvale, California.
Aug 11, 2010
Canadian trade missions generate zero trade benefits: UBC study
Foreign trade missions may cost the taxpayer millions and have been touted as beneficial, but in reality do nothing to increase trade between Canada and partner nations, according to a University of British Columbia study.
Aug 5, 2010